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Join us in Philadelphia on April 24!

Kidney Action Day is coming to Philadelphia on Friday, April 24 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This fun event has a serious purpose: helping people understand their risk for kidney disease. We’ll have free health screenings, cooking and fitness demos and much more. Help us spread the word!

Help Us Select the 2015 Caregiver of the Year

The American Kidney Fund salutes all those who provide care to people living with kidney disease. Our annual Caregiver of the Year award goes to a special person who is caring for someone who has chronic kidney disease or is on dialysis. Honor an amazing caregiver by nominating them for this award.

Blog: 7 Truths About Organ Donation

Just one person has the power to save or enhance the lives of more than 50 people through organ, eye and tissue donation.  In his Kidney Today blog post, UNOS Chief Medical Officer clears up some misconceptions about organ donation.

2016 AKF Calendar Cover Art Winner

We’re excited to announce that the young artist who received the greatest number of votes is Kaylee Clabough, 8, from Hartselle, Alabama. Kaylee’s winning drawing, "The Life Saver," received more than 500 votes.

Become a Kidney Health Educator

Are you passionate about preventing kidney disease in your community? Do you enjoy educating those around you on the importance of living a healthy lifestyle? If so, our Kidney Health Educator Program may be for you!

AKF’s 2015-18 Strategic Plan

Our new strategic plan describes our direction for the next four years as we work toward our mission of helping people fight kidney disease and live healthier lives.

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